With a powerful combination of Digital Experience, Cloud Networking, and Cloud Edge solutions, Riverbed – The Digital Performance Company – provides a modern IT architecture for the digital enterprise, delivering new levels of operational agility and visibility, while dramatically accelerating business performance and outcomes. As businesses transform digitally and experiment with new technologies, they partner with Riverbed to push boundaries, increase performance, and rethink possible.
Riverbed is a pre-IPO opportunity with over $1 billion in revenue and 30,000+ customers – including 98% of the Fortune 100 and 100% of the Forbes Global 100.
Title: Director, Portfolio and Program Management
Location: San Francisco, CA
The director is accountable for the oversight of portfolio and program management governance process and demand management with business unit stakeholders. The director will oversee the program and project execution practices, in partnership with cross-functional BU across the company. Demand management entails prioritization and integration of business capabilities needing resource investment to be successful.
Reporting to the director will be PMO program/project managers and extended project management/coordinator staff assigned to PMO. Program/project managers are accountable for the success of all projects under their supervision and provide oversight and direction to assigned project managers or project coordinators working inside the program structure. Program/project managers track project status and manages assigned project teams to mitigate issues and risks. The director is responsible for ensuring adherence to PMO methodology, process, reporting, governance body reviews, and traceability to strategic asks.
The director is responsible for preparing for and facilitating planning and prioritization meetings on a regular cadence to provide portfolio read out and managing the process for portfolio changes. This individual is responsible for structuring complex initiatives requiring multiple project tracks to complete and establishing the program management office structure within the portfolio. Direct oversight of initiatives will be required on an ad-hoc basis but not at the expense of primary role.
If you are a high-achiever who wants to be part of a dynamically growing, billion dollar plus company, then you should look closely at Riverbed. We offer the rewarding experience of working with the best minds in the industry that are changing the world through cutting edge technology and applications. The company has been recognized multiple years for attracting and retaining today’s top talent as a great place to work by Glassdoor, Fortune magazine’s 20 Great Workplaces in Tech and by numerous other publications.
Learn more at www.riverbed.com.
Riverbed is proud to be an affirmative action (AA) and equal employment opportunities (EEO) employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.